Walking and Hiking

Angus has miles of unspoiled landscapes stretching as far as the eye can see. Explore Angus on foot from the beautiful coast and charming towns and villages to the freedom of the hills and glens.

See our route cards for some suggested walking routes around Angus.

A number of networks of linked, signposted routes have been created to improve access to the countryside around towns. Where possible, routes are accessible to cyclists and horse riders as well as to walkers. Some of the routes are suitable for disabled users and families with pushchairs. View the Angus Path Networks.

Please ensure that you are aware of the Countryside Code and enjoy Angus safely.

Please note that as a result of recent storms in the area, some of the walks listed here may be inaccessible or only accessible in parts.

Glen Moy

Explore Angus on foot with our suggested walking routes

Places to go walking in Angus

Seaton Cliffs, Arbroath
Mount Blair
Corrie Fee Nature Reserve, Glen Clova
Balgavies Loch
Cat Law, Angus, Scotland
Reekie Linn waterfall, Glen Isla
Brechin Path Network
Craigmill Den, Carnoustie
Backwater Reservoir, Kirriemuir
Scott Wilson Memorial, Glen Prosen
Montreathmont Forest
Loch Brandy, Glen Clova
Forfar Loch
Highland Adventure Centre, Kirriemuir
Glas Maol, Angus
Cairn Bannoch
Cairngorms National Park
Rocks of Solitude, Edzell
Creag Leacach, Kirriemuir
Shakin' Brig, Edzell
Mayar, Glen Doll, Angus
Scurdie Ness Lighthouse, Montrose
Glen Doll Ranger Centre
Crombie Country Park, Angus
White Caterthun
Carrot Hill
Sidlaw Hills, Angus, Scotland
Lumley Den
Loch Esk, Kirriemuir
Wild South Esk Trail - Ferryden
Cairn of Claise
Blue Door Walk, Edzell
Arbirlot Falls
Montrose Basin Nature Reserve
Loch Lee
Auchterhouse Hill
Barry Buddon, Carnoustie
Cateran Ecomuseum
Elephant Rock, Boddin Point, Montrose
Murton Farm, Nature Reserve and Tea Room, Forfar
Dog at Arbroath Cliff
Keptie Pond, Arbroath
Driesh, Angus Glens
Balkello Hill and Woodland
Dunnichen Hill, Forfar, Angus, Scotland
Kinpurney Hill
Airlie Monument
Mount Keen
Broad Cairn
Craigowl Hill, Angus
Queens Well, Glen Esk